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Browse Exhibits (10 total)

  • Collection: Centennial Memories
  • Tags: Centennial Memories

U.S. Presidential Visits

Pictorial exhibit about U.S. presidential visits to BGSU.

Homes of the Presidents

The university has had four different residences for its presidents. Look through the exhibit sections to learn more about the history of each structure and the people who lived there. Resources: "Dr. Offenhauer Memorial Services at Chapel Today"BG…


Songs of BGSU

Songs of BGSU is a brief history of the different songs that have shaped tradition and the lives of students and faculty through the years. We include the alma maters, as well as some newer traditions.


Falcon Flames

Many alumni met their soul mate while attending BGSU or married someone who also had earned a degree from the University. A name was eventually derived for those couples who married where both individuals had BGSU degrees -- Falcon Flames. As of…


Library Memories

Welcome to the BGSU University Libraries' Memories site, created especially for current and former library staff and student employees! Enjoy the stories and pictures in this exhibit, and we hope you will add your own by submitting them toCentennial…


University Concerts over the Years

A closer look at some of the concerts that have happened at BGSU. More photos will be adding over time.


Donald Drumm and Murals on Campus

The Jerome Library mural is an iconic landmark on campus, visible for miles. Donald Drumm, artist-in-residence, created the Jerome mural, as well as murals in the Saddlemire Student Services, Psychology, and Education Buildings. Well-known in Ohio,…


Knowledge in Action

Service to a broader community has always been part of BGSU's long tradition. In President Cartwright's announcement that "Knowledge in Action" would be a focus of activities for the Centennial Celebration, she points out that since its inception as…

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Names of Distinction

Scattered throughout campus are various plaques and memorials for past faculty and students. This gallery highlights some of them. Look through the images to find out how some of the buildings on campus got their names and add your own images of…


Wolfe Center for the Arts Construction

These photographs show the demolition process of the Saddlemire Student Services Buildingfrom July through October 2007. Opened in 1968, the building originally housed the University Bookstore, student financial aid office, placement office, the…